We are back with another quick list of the most important and latest news updates from the ‘City of Dreams’! A lot has happened, from Kamal Haasan’s daughter’s new apartment to Air India launching new direct flights to Australia, here is all the latest Mumbai news that you need to know!
CT Quickies: Latest Mumbai News For You
1. 2-Day Festival Celebrating Goddesses To Be Held At NCPA
Get ready for an extraordinary journey as we honor the Sacred Feminine in all her glory. “GODDESS,” curated by the remarkable Arundhathi Subramaniam.#OnlyAtTheNCPA
Supported by HSBC India
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🎫 Goddess (Day 1)
📅 Nov 3
⏰ 4:00 pm onwards
📍 NCPA pic.twitter.com/XtWhWAawzL
— NCPA Mumbai (@NCPAMumbai) October 25, 2023
Curated by the notable author and poet Arundhathi Subramaniam, a festival titled Goddess will be held at the National Centre for the Performing Arts or NCPA. The festival is a celebration of the eponymic concept, the divine feminine. It will also bring together different art forms, from music and dance to literature. Speaking about the event, she said that she wanted to curate this event after she experienced a shift within her after visiting a Goddess’s shrine in Coimbatore.
2. Mother Teresa Ground In Bandra West Begins Revamping
Initiated the Bhoomipujan for the improvement of Mother Teresa ground with construction of new storm water drains in ward no. 98 of our Vandre West constitution. Ex-corporator @alkaskerkar, committed party workers, and local residents joined us at the occasion.@poonam_mahajan… pic.twitter.com/iX4VKfL7SY
— Adv. Ashish Shelar – ॲड. आशिष शेलार (@ShelarAshish) November 3, 2023
The MLA of Vandre West recently shared a post on X (formerly known as Twitter), stating that the improvement work on the Mother Teresa Ground has officially commenced. The post stated that as part of the revamping, a new stormwater drainage system will be installed on the ground. The Bhoomipujan for the same was also done during the inauguration ceremony.
3. Bus Routes Curtailed Due To Work On Road
Due to the commencement of cement concretization work on Nanabhai Moos Road from https://t.co/xtDPehzxCc to Afgan Church w.e.f. 31.10.2023, the operation of Routes – 103,A-106 & A-123 have been curtailed from R.C. Church to Afghan Church.
— BEST Bus Transport (@myBESTBus) November 2, 2023
According to a post made on X by the official account of BEST buses, the routes for bus number 103, A-106 and A-123 have been curtailed. The work is happening on Nanabhai Moos Road. Since these buses ply on the R C Church to Afghan Church route, their operations have been curtailed. This came into effect from October 31, 2023.
4. Air India Launches Direct Flight To Australia
Enjoy non-stop experiences, by spending less time in the air and more time in Sydney. Save your travel time with direct flights from Delhi to Sydney.@destinationnsw#FlyAI #AirIndia #DestinationSydney #NonStopExperiences #NonStopFlying pic.twitter.com/nloD6zIxc8
— Air India (@airindia) November 1, 2023
On October 31, Air India announced that it would be launching direct flights to Melbourne in Australia from the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport or the CSMIA in Mumbai. It will also launch a direct flight between Sydney and Delhi. The flight route will commence on December 15, 2023. What is more, by launching a non-stop flight, Air India has become the first and, for now, the only airline in the country to offer a direct route to Australia. Since there is a community of more than 200,000 Indians in Australia, this new route is expected to meet the rising demand for such flights.
5. Kamal Haasan’s Daughter Purchases An Apt Worth ₹15.75 Crores In Khar
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Akshara Haasan actor and daughter of Kamal Haasan recently purchased an apartment in the neighbourhood of Khar in Mumbai. The apartment is worth a whopping ₹15.75 crores and sprawls across 2,354 square feet. It is located on the 13th floor of Ekta Vervey Tower which has a total of 15 floors.
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